78th Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management August 10-14, 2018 | Chicago, Illinois, USA

On behalf of the thousands of AOM members, volunteers, and staff who have worked so diligently to organize the 2018 program, we welcome you to Chicago for the 78th Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management. 

We look forward to seeing you!

Jacqueline A-M. Coyle-Shapiro and Quinetta Roberson
2018 AOM Program Chair and PDW Chair

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Teaching & Learning Conference (TLC@AOM)


 is an Academy-wide conference organized in response to the growing teaching related-needs of AOM members around the globe. The goal of TLC is to support members across all divisions in the practice of teaching. The conference engages AOM members as teachers, increases the visibility of teaching both within and outside of the Academy, and positions the Academy as a global leader in management teaching in addition to its current leadership role in management education research.

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  • Venting about unfair boss detrimental Lisa Green The Journal Gazette 2018-10-21 2018-10-26 Think twice before you badmouth the boss. Is it solving anything? Probably not. Are you still angry after you get done complaining? Probably. Research by a team that included an Indiana University pro
  • Why daydreaming at work is good for you James Adonis The Sydney Morning Herald 2018-10-19 2018-10-19 “Pay attention please.” How often have you heard that phrase? Or this one: “I need you to remain focused.” The expectation that we must pay attention and stay focused – that we must never dayd
  • Are tattooed job applicants less likely to be hired? Two new studies disagree Lila MacLellan Quartz at Work 2018-08-27 2018-08-28 Only a couple of decades ago, having a tattoo that couldn’t be hidden behind respectable job interview clothes was a pledge of allegiance to the unconventional. Mere
  • What Everyone Needs to Know When Traveling Abroad PR Newswire Markets Insider 2018-08-17 2018-08-20 NEW YORK, Aug. 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- On a visit earlier this year to India, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau went to great lengths to fit in, wearing heavily embroidered kurtas and sho

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